Amaryllis

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Amaryllis

a genus of the plant family Amaryllidaceae, all with bulbs or tuberous roots. Garden plants reputed to be poisonous. Called also Hippeastrum.
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Most will need to be repotted in fresh compost in spring, apart from nerines, crinums and amaryllis belladonna, which should be left unless they have grown too big for the container.
Most will need to be repotted in fresh compost in spring, apart from nerines, crinums and amaryllis belladonna, which don't like to be tossed around and should be left unless they have grown too big for the container.
Amaryllis belladonna is a good one too, although you can buy these ready to grow in pots indoors.
Another good choice is Amaryllis belladonna, which has pink, trumpet-shaped flowers on thick stalks and grows to around two foot (60cm) high.